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Monthly Archives: April 2016

A 17 Year Old Invented An Ingenious Way To Instantly Stop Bleeding

Imagine that you are bleeding profusely, with nothing to stop it, and you have no access to an ER. Now imagine that you apply a simple gel to your wound, and the bleeding ceases in mere seconds. A few minutes later you are fully healed. That is the premise behind VetiGel, an algae-based polymer created […]

Replacing Chemical Pesticides With Natural Anti-Pest Vegetable Oils

An Israeli agro-tech company has come up with a novel solution to diminish the use of chemical pesticides on fruits and vegetables: Spray them with pest-fighting vegetable oils! Tamar-Tech, by the company Agro Shelef, is a plant pest control system that consists of a blend of oils that contain natural plant protecting elements. These emulsions are […]

The 5 Most Unsettling Disney Theme Park

#5. The Underground KingdomAs you walk through the gates of Disney World, you’re probably so overwhelmed by the magic of childhood that you don’t notice that you’re walking up an ever-so-slight incline. That incline is there because you’re on the roof of a ground-level tunnel system — and you’re one story in the air. By […]

The Black Boiled Eggs of Owakudani – A Japanese Delicacy

Owakudani, also known as the ‘Great Boiling Valley’, is a large volcanic caldera that formed 3,000 years ago when Mount Hakone erupted. The explosion was so powerful that the area is still active with boiling pools of water and huge vents that expel steam and volcanic fumes of sulphur dioxide and hydrogen sulphide. That hardly sounds […]

10 Ancient Artifacts of Human Existence

It fascinate us to find some of our things. Once they were our favorite shoes, favorite shirts, secret notes and even embarrassing old photos. It is always fun and nostalgic to find these treasures. What memories and stories can we got from these items. If we can get many stories from these 10-20 years old […]

Worlds Oldest Creature Found

Researchers discovered and subsequently killed the world’s oldest living animal, a 507-year-old Arctica islandica bivalve mollusk, or ocean quahog, named Ming. Taken from the ocean floor near Iceland, Ming was born less than a decade after Columbus sailed to America and well before Copernicus presented his theory that the Earth was not the center of […]

Animals Sharing Some Love With A Good Old Fashioned Hug

We all need a good hug every now and again, and that goes for every creature on Earth. Big or small, we all crave physical contact. Here are 25 examples of animals sharing some love with a good old-fashioned hug Silly foal, horses can’t ride other horses. That looks like some magical land right out […]

15 Totally Strange Facts That Will Make You Feel Uneasy

The internet is filled with information. Much of that information are facts of all kinds. Some are useful and some are not, some are eye opening and some are not worth knowing, but what about the strange and unusual facts? The facts that make you feel uneasy, the ones you wished you didn’t know, the […]

Doctors Baffled…..Man Who Didn’t Sleep for 40 Years

We spend a third of our lives sleeping. It is one of our most basic needs. Studies have shown that adequate sleep promotes immune function, healing and much more. Sleeping is such an innate drive that people will actually choose it over eating. A good night’s sleep is one of life’s sweetest blessings. And yet, nobody knows […]

Modest Hero – A Blind Man Saves His Blind Neighbour From a Blazing House...

  Jim Sherman from Grangerland, Houston is a hero. When his neighbour became trapped in a blazing house fire back in March 2006, he did more than just call the emergency services and wait on the street for their arrival. Despite the fact he is completely blind, Jim did all that he could to save […]

Bhangarh Fort : India’s Most Haunted Place

Place -Alwar district, Rajasthan Best Season -October to February Significance -The fort is considered India’s ‘most haunted’ place. Timing – 6 am-6pm Entry Fees – For Foreigner- Rs. 200/-, For Indian- Rs.25/- Video Camera fees Rs.200/-. In our chilhood we have heard several kinds of blood-curdling ghost stories and these haunted stories still scare us […]

Young Man Travels 5,000 Miles to Meet Total Stranger after Facebook Friend Suggestion

Most of us ignore Facebook friend suggestions. They often appear through some tenuous link via a FB friend that you haven’t seen or heard of since school. Or worse still, it’s through a connection with an old work acquaintance you never liked in the first place. So where the majority of people wouldn’t even bother […]

Homeopathy Officially Recognized by Swiss Government as Legitimate Medicine

Broadening their definition of medicine, the Swiss government is announcing a positive shift toward alternative healing and complementary therapies. For far too long, health insurance has guaranteed a monopoly for a system dominated by synthetic drugs. The Swiss government is breaking out of that confining mold and allowing patients’ health insurance plans to cover five […]

Top Rabbi Rules That Marijuana is Kosher For Jewish Holiday

Israel’s leading ultra-orthodox rabbi gave those celebrating Passover – a Jewish holiday which has strict dietary laws – some food for thought by ruling that marijuana is actually kosher for the eight-day festival, if used medicinally. Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky, referred to as “the leading living ultra-Orthodox halachic authority,” took many by surprise when he said […]

30 Disturbing Things Found on Google Maps

      Danger Dolan presents 30 Disturbing Things Found on Google Maps. “From hovering UFOs, to naked men in trunks, to proof of the existence of angels, we count 30 weird, creepy and downright disturbing things picked up by Google lenses“   From Around the Web

Here’s What Is Actually Happening To Your Body During A Hangover

We’ve all been there. The parched mouth. The throbbing headache. The degradation of basic cognitive abilities. The sulking in one’s own self pity. Yes, it’s the all feared hangover. Considering the painful aftermath of binge drinking, it’s surprising to note that one out of six adults in the US binge drinks 4 times per month, consuming […]

What Happens When Snake Venom Is Mixed With Human Blood

What happens when snake venom comes into contact with human blood? A video uploaded Wednesday by BBC Earth Unplugged provides an answer. BBC host Maddie Moate donated 10 milliliters of her own blood and then mixed it with the hemotoxic venom from a saw-scaled viper, the snake family responsible for the most snake bite-related deaths in […]

You Should Date Someone Who Knows Your Past And Still Sees A Future

Life isn’t simple — no part of it is simple. As humans, we only attempt to simplify it — or, at the very least, understand it in a simplified manner. For whatever reason, we are under the notion that simplicity is the key to understanding the world around us and the lives we live. But […]

High Ranking Cartel Member Says Operation Fast And Furious Was Meant To Supply Guns...

A high-ranking member of the Sinaloa drug cartel operative currently in U.S. custody alleges that Operation Fast and Furious was part of an agreement to finance and arm the Sinaloa cartel in exchange for information used to take down rival cartels, according to court documents. The statement was made by Jesus Vicente Zambada-Niebla, the Sinaloa cartel’s “logistics coordinator” in charge […]

Weird Animals Found Washed Up On The Beach

Think you are familiar with all animals? Apparently, some rather strange and very unfamiliar creatures have turned up on the shores of beaches around the world! You’d be surprised to see them all. From otherworldly oddities to grotesque monstrosities, we’ve compiled the world’s weirdest! Here 23 weird animals found washed up on the beach. 1. […]

Places in America You Never Knew Existed

It’s easy to think of America is being a normal country, and not just for those of us who’ve lived our whole lives here. Our national symbols, after all, include apple pie, the bald eagle and a game that involves men in tight pants throwing around a ball made of pigskin while the entire audience […]

Why You Should Never Take Your Shoes Off on a Plane

For starters, it’s gross. But some Conde Nast Traveler editors disagree, and say go on, let your feet loose. Which side are you on? We’ve all been there: You board your red-eye, settle into your seat for what’s hopefully a snooze, and wrap your legs in a blanket. And then a thought hits: I’d be […]

Hershey Considers Removing High-Fructose Corn Syrup For Real Sugar

Chocolate-producing giant Hershey offers many highly processed chocolate candies and products, and that most definitely won’t change anytime soon. The mega-corp is, however, considering an ingredient transition which would replace the highly vilified (for good reason) high fructose corn syrup with old-fashioned sugar. It doesn’t change much in terms of the health-qualities of the company’s […]

We Asked Random Humans What They Want That Money Couldn’t Buy. Their Answers Were...

YES! People care — and especially during the holidays, this is a great reminder of just how wonderful strangers on the street really are. We found strangers on the street and asked them one question: What do you want that money can’t buy? Here’s what they said: 1. Justice 2. Homes! 3. Jobs! 4. “More […]

Girl Guides Scout Started Campaign To Remove GMO Ingredients From Cookies

A Victoria Girl Guide is refusing to sell any Girl Guide cookies. Nine-year-old Maya Fischer and her mother Linda Cirella believe the cookies may be unhealthy and unsafe because they contain Genetically Modified Organism (GMO) ingredients. Those ingredients are corn starch, sugar and canola oil, Linda told Global News. “That might seem very surprising because there’s […]

Rescued Chimp Who Spent His Entire Life In a Lab Is Released Outside For...

Although animal testing on Chimpanzees has provided life-changing medical breakthroughs for human beings, the unfortunate reality for these animals is that they live out their lives caged and deprived of a natural existence. When in captivity, they never went outside or socialized with their peers; essentially they were prisoners for scientific purposes. Their restriction from […]

6 Common Habits of Unhappy People

Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions. Dalai Lama It’s a common mistake that people make, to try to find happiness from outside of yourself. We think that with the right clothes, the right partner, the right house and the best stuff, we’ll be happy. But that’s not exactly how […]

Home Remedies For Sciatica

Sciatica is pain caused by irritation or compression of the sciatic nerve. It usually affects only one part of the body but tends to be severe and debilitating. The pain usually extends from the lower back to the rear of the thigh and down through the leg. It can be accompanied by symptoms like burning […]

This Snapchat Horror Film Will Grip You To The End

Snapchat has quickly become the preferred platform for the youths of the world thanks to its heavy focus on photos, videos, and the ephemeral nature of life’s moments. Also, it’s a lot more comforting to send a nude when you know it’ll only last a maximum of 10 seconds out in the world — unless […]

Here’s The Math Problem That Enraging The Internet

When Redditor xtreme1461 posted this pic of a mathematical reasoning question found on what appears to be an elementary school quiz under the title “The American education system,” we knew we had stumbled into one of those moments. Here’s the picture: It reads: “Reasonableness: Marty ate 4/6 of his pizza and Luis ate 5/6 of […]

How Much Does “Happiness” Cost In Your State?

In a popular study by psychologist Daniel Kahneman and economist Angus Deaton, it was determined that the “magic income” is $75,000 a year. According to the study, as people earn more money, their day-to-day happiness (or “Emotional Well-Being”) rises. However, after $75,000, income becomes a plateau and more money has no measurable day-to-day contentment effect. They analyzed […]

Countless Uses for Coconut Oil – The Simple, the Strange, and the Downright Odd

Coconut oil has been a dietary and beauty staple for millennia. It’s a powerful destroyer of all kinds of microbes, from viruses to bacteria to protozoa, many of which can be harmful, and provides your body with high-quality fat that is critical for optimal health. Around 50 percent of the fat in coconut oil is […]

Splenda Goes From ‘Safe’ To ‘Caution’ After Leukemia Found In Mice

The Center for Science in the Public Interest is downgrading sucralose, the artificial sweetener better known by the brand name Splenda, in its Chemical Cuisine guide to food additives. The nonprofit food safety watchdog group had long rated sucralose as “safe,” but is now placing it in the “caution” category pending a review of an unpublished study […]

Beaver Butt Used As ‘Natural Flavoring’ In Your Food

by: Joey Cardillo Millions of people across the globe are eating “beaver butt” and don’t even know that they’re consuming such a substance. It’s called “castoreum,” and it’s emitted from the castor sacs within the animal’s anus. For a beaver, this slimy brown substance is used to mark its territory, but for us humans, it’s used as […]

Martense Lane Rock….Unremarkable Boulder is Said to Bear the Hoof Print of the Devil...

Before Brooklyn had spread itself beyond Greenwood Cemetery a stone could be seen in Martense’s Lane, south of that burial-ground, that bore a hoof mark. 14,000 years ago this rock came to the neighborhood of Sunset Park – It was brought here by the Wisconsin glacier. The glacier pushed rocks & dirt across the United […]

17 Things You Should Avoid Doing If You Want To Be Happy

Achieving true happiness isn’t a one-step process. It’s an alteration of a current lifestyle; it’s trimming the fat and removing what is bringing negativity in your life. It’s realizing the difference between what should remain in yours and what shouldn’t. The feat is not easy, but once the process begins, you will ask yourself why […]

What Is An Ambivert And How To Find Out If You Are One

Introvert this, extrovert that; Not a day goes by that I don’t see an article that talks about the problems that these personality traits face.  “Things only introvert or extroverts will understand!” Well, what about the ambiverts? Wait?! What?! I have been an extrovert for the better part of my life; or at least I […]

This Inflatable Aircraft Could Explore The Skies of Venus

An inflatable, propeller-powered aircraft, built from lightweight composites, could be a candidate to explore the dense, sulphur-rich skies around Venus on a multi-year mission. US-based aerospace and defence firm, Northrop Grumman, is developing the concept craft, and plans to enter NASA’s fourth New Frontiers planetary science competition, which will begin accepting submissions from international teams […]

These People Made the World a Better Place. More People Should Know Their Names

There are countless unsung heroes throughout history that are deserving of greater recognition and appreciation. This post strives to shed light on ten such remarkable individuals who have impacted the world. If you have suggestions for other notable persons, please let me know in the comments so I can do a follow-up post and we […]

8 Ways To Manage Negative People And Relationships

1. Be conscious of how much of yourself you give to them. Especially when all you give is unwanted and they end up withdrawing from you. Be cautious when dealing with negative people. You don’t want to waste your energy. 2. Give them less power over you. But let them in if they earn it. […]

14 Signs You Are Obsessed With Your Dog (In a Good Way!)

Your dog is the most awesome dog there is. Yep, we’ve all said this about our lovable pooch. We brag about them, cover our Facebook with pictures of them, and talk about them like they’re one of our children. They are exceptionally loving, playful, loyal, and just downright wonderful. They are there for us in […]

Saudi Arabia Wants US To Kill 9/11 Bill, Threatens To Dump US Assets Worth...

Saudi Arabia appears to be blackmailing the US, saying it would sell off American assets worth a 12-digit figure sum in dollars if Congress passes a bill allowing the Saudi government to be held responsible for the 9/11 terrorist attacks. The warning was delivered by Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir last month during a visit […]

Japanese City Blanketed in ‘Mysterious Foam’ After Deadly Earthquakes

The streets of a southern Japanese city became blanketed in foam after a devastating earthquake, close to its epicenter in Kumamoto, leaving residents baffled by the phenomenon which the authorities, busy with the disaster’s aftermath, found no time to explain. The froth appeared shortly after disastrous tremors from a 7.3 magnitude quake shook the city […]

How To Use Coconut Oil To Lose Weight

Whether you want to drop that last ten pounds or simply maintain the weight you’re at, utilizing coconut oil in your diet can help you lose weight. Not so long ago coconut oil was not favored by health advocates due to its high saturated fat content, but it has since been deemed healthier and in […]

Amazing Times Wild Animals Saved People In Need Will Leave You Awe-Struck‏

Domestic animals have often been known to save their human companions from danger. From the quick thinking of Duke, the dog who alerted his guardians to their baby’s need for urgent medical attention, to the smart actions of service dog Yolanda – who rescued her vision impaired human from a house fire by dialing 911 […]

Stop Eating Nutella And Save Forests

Sweet foods can be bad for you, but some are bad for the environment, too. France’s ecology minister is calling for a boycott of Nutella, the hazelnut chocolate spread, saying its use of palm oil is contributing to deforestation in Asia and Latin America. France’s environment minister, Segolene Royal, said people should stop eating Nutella […]

Why You Should Wash Your Face With Apple Cider Vinegar

The thought might put you off. Why would you want to smear such smelly stuff all over your face when there are delightfully scented face care products available? I’ll tell you why. Apple cider vinegar (ACV) is freaking awesome, that’s why!…Still not convinced? Let me elaborate… Real ACV is made by fermenting pressed apple juice […]

German Bikers Unite With Dutch Comrades in Fight Against ISIS

Kurdish forces fighting Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria have received a surprising accession. While allied forces refuse to take part in military action on the ground, several German bikers have reportedly joined the fight against the jihadists. Kawan A., the club leader of the ‘Median Empire’ gang, wrote on his Facebook: “While others […]

Couple Finds A Safe In The Floor During Renovations And A Hidden Treasure Inside

Everybody loves a good treasure hunt, and Angie and Eddie of Phoenix, Ariz., are no exception. According to AZ Central, this young couple discovered a 10- to 20-year-old safe hidden in their kitchen floor back in August 2015. The original story posted on Imgur states that first they located what turned out to be the […]

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